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How to Freeze Peppers

Here is Arizona we’re lucky enough to get a lot of produce throughout the year. That doesn’t mean that the pricing remains constant throughout the year. The best way I’ve found to get around that is to buy things when they are on sale and/or in season and to freeze them. Peppers in particular can… Read more »

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Oreo Balls

Holidays are around the corner and that means we’re coming into baking season. Actually, now that I think about it these aren’t even baked so maybe we should just call it “junk food” season. However, I’m sure that most of us will have a reason (or can find a reason) to make these sweet treats… Read more »

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Crock Pot Turkey Chili

When using ground turkey I’ve found it works best in recipes that have a lot of other flavor as the turkey itself doesn’t have a lot of flavor. What has more flavor than some homemade chili? This recipe is not super spicy (I can’t handle spice to save my life) but it does have a… Read more »

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Banana Bread

I don’t know that there are many better comfort foods than banana bread. The only down side I can come up with is that I try to eat relatively healthy but I also try not to waste food which tends to cause quite the inner conflict about whether or not to have “one more slice”…. Read more »

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Meatball Pockets

I love sliders as far as portion size and the fun things you can put in them… but so often they are way too messy to pick up and actually eat with your hands. This is where these awesome little pockets come into play. All the flavor and in theory none of the mess. If… Read more »

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Crock Pot Carnitas

If you like mouth watering and full of flavor (but lacking the lingering spice afterwards) then this is the Carnitas recipe for you! What we end up doing is waiting until pork is $1.00/lb-$2.00/lb then buying a decently large piece and cooking it all. We’ll have one fresh meal and then portion and freeze the… Read more »